Common mistakes in English

Over the last few years, we have corrected millions of words in the texts we have processed. Here, we present a list of common mistakes that we have found. The list is sorted according to the frequency with which we corrected the phrase. Not all corrections are present due to privacy concerns.

Position Before After
#12501 a woman women
#12502 and that are
#12503 must have must-have
#12504 gave has given
#12505 Student A student
#12506 Yes… Yes
#12507 students’ a student's
#12508 pray prayer
#12509 didn't do not
#12510 Then my My
#12511 about that the
#12512 beneficial benefit
#12513 A It was a
#12514 is looking looks
#12515 bough bought
#12516 Saturday's Saturdays
#12517 Andrae Andre
#12518 uou you
#12519 Hope Hoping
#12520 give be given
#12521 Queens Queen's
#12522 we’re we are
#12523 as have
#12524 search research
#12525 relatively relative
#12526 making doing
#12527 layed laid
#12528 referees references
#12529 throws throw
#12530 15k $15k
#12531 negotiation negotiations
#12532 mail emails
#12533 Photo A photo
#12534 deduction /allowance deduction/allowance
#12535 Corps Corps'
#12536 work day workday
#12537 a thing something
#12538 streamline streamlined
#12539 Septier Septier's
#12540 serial series
#12541 Me She
#12542 As Second as
#12543 Vendor the vendor
#12544 Winner The winner
#12545 what whether
#12546 given provided
#12547 hering hearing
#12548 beginning start
#12549 efforts an effort
#12550 earth earth's
#12551 90's 90s
#12552 supervisor supervisor's
#12553 least less
#12554 Idea The idea
#12555 complaint complaints
#12556 estimated estimate
#12557 regarding with regard to
#12558 favour favor
#12559 and both Both
#12560 layer lawyer
#12561 on in an
#12562 convience convenience
#12563 lied lay
#12564 need had
#12565 loyalty loyal
#12566 souls soul
#12567 writing text
#12568 Amy Amy's
#12569 Today my My
#12570 workstation workstations
#12571 beacause because
#12572 picked chose
#12573 was becomes
#12574 in order to and
#12575 funds fund
#12576 no ! No
#12577 what regarding which
#12578 answe answer
#12579 remain remaining
#12580 got was able
#12581 ( with
#12582 written write
#12583 switch switches
#12584 antidiabetic anti-diabetic
#12585 in case that if
#12586 code coded
#12587 and One
#12588 tissues tissue
#12589 open air open-air
#12590 teem team
#12591 neighborhood neighborhoods
#12592 thought out thought-out
#12593 its its'
#12594 are in
#12595 So after After
#12596 Master Master's degree
#12597 long awaited long-awaited
#12598 went was
#12599 long far
#12600 round rounds